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August 14, 2014

Today, Amnesty International USA announced that it has sent human rights delegation to Ferguson, MO to observe police and protester activity, gather testimony, seek meetings with officials and offe...

Press Release
August 14, 2014

Today Amnesty International USA will join grassroots activists across the country to mark the deaths of victims of police brutality with a moment of silence at 7:20 p.m. EDT.

News
August 14, 2014
In addition to a prompt, thorough, independent and impartial investigation into allegations that police shot dead an unarmed teenager in Missouri, an investigation into the use of heavy-handed tactics...
News
August 12, 2014
This morning’s arrest of a General accused of abductions and torture in the Philippines is an encouraging sign that the authorities are finally tackling a culture of impunity for serious human rights...

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